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Upcoming Events
  • Monday Matinees
    Jun 2 - Aug 25 2014
  • Guitar Lessons at the Buddy Holly Center
    Jun 3 - Aug 25 2014
  • Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
    Aug 8 - Nov 2 2014
  • Live Music at Cactus Alley Courtyard
    August 22nd 2014
  • Movie Night at Maxey Park
    August 22nd 2014
  • Titanic - Lubbock Moonlight Musicals
    August 22-23 2014
  • Downtown Farmer's Market
    August 23rd 2014
  • Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Western Texas College
    August 23rd 2014
  • Rock of the 80s Tour
    August 23rd 2014
  • Texas Tech Soccer vs. Oral Roberts
    August 24th 2014
(printer friendly)Events for August 2014
Monday Matinees
Jun 2 - Aug 25 2014

When: Mondays June 2 - August 25 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Where: Silent Wings Museum Theater, 6202 N. I-27 (Exit 9)


Cost: $5 for general admission, $3 for senior citizens (60+), $2 for children 7-17 and students with a college ID, and FREE for children under 6, museum members and active duty military in uniform


For the Matinee, the Silent Wings Museum will be showing a series of cartoon shorts that were showing during World War II. Following the movie patrons are encouraged to stay for a post-matinee discussion about life on the home front during the war and take a guided tour of the Combat Gallery and the Interactive Space set up to resemble a WWII war zone. THere will also be an educational children’s activity station available. For more information, please contact the Silent Wings Museum at 806.775.3049 or visit the Museum’s website. 





www.silentwingsmuseum.com

Guitar Lessons at the Buddy Holly Center
Jun 3 - Aug 25 2014

Guitar Lessons at the Buddy Holly Center


When: Every Monday from June 3 to August 25, 2014


Where: The Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave.


Cost: $20 for four lessons - For more info, call 806.775.3566 or visit BuddyHollyCenter.org.


The Buddy Holly Center invites music fans that are 10 years old and above to participate in beginner and intermediate guitar lessons all summer long! Learn how to play the acoustic guitar with local musician Robin Crawford, where no prior training is required! For those who have experience playing the guitar, intermediate classes are available to sharpen up your musical skills. The Buddy Holly Center’s guitars can be reserved for use during the lesson at the Buddy Holly Center. Guests are encouraged to request a guitar when registering as instruments are limited and to pre-registration by the last Friday of every month.



www.BuddyHollyCenter.org

Aviation Boot Camp
Jul 21 - Aug 1 2014

When: July 21 - 25 or July 28 - August 1 from 8 a.m. to noon




Where: Silent Wings Museum, 6202 N I-27




Cost: $50 - For more information, please call 806.775.3049.




Give your child an opportunity to experience the fun and adventure of being a WWII soldier. Activities will include building pup tents, eating MREs, introduction to aerodynamics, WWII uniforms and more! Some activities are physical in nature. The camp is offered for children ages 8 to 12 from July 21 to July 25 or July 28 to August 1from 8 a.m. to noon daily. Please register for the first week by Friday, July 11 at 5 p.m. or July 18 at 5p.m. for the second week, as spots fill up quickly.



www.silentwingsmuseum.com

First Friday Art Trail
August 1st 2014

When: First Friday of every month from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: See Art Trail Venue Map


The First Friday Art Trail is a monthly evening celebrating the arts in downtown Lubbock and beyond. This even is free and open to the public. There is a free Citibus trolley service will take you to all the stops on the trail in downtown Lubbock.


For more information and for participating venues, visit the website below!



www.ffat.org

Downtown Farmer’s Market
August 2nd 2014

 



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373



 



lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Hub City Beach Party
August 2nd 2014

Hub City Beach Party


When: Saturday August 2


Where: Cactus Courtyard @ 7:30 p.m.


Cost: $15 in advance. $20 at the door.


Foster*A*Life Presents the 9th Annual Hub City Beach Party. The Hub City Beach Party is a fun event to raise money for Foster*A*Life which is a nonprofit agency that grants dreams to foster children in the 18 counties surrounding and including Lubbock. There will be many activities and games to ejnoy during the evening. Another featured event is the treasure hunt called ‘The Lost Shaker of Salt’! A variety of foods and drinks will be available as well. The event will also have fun games such as a hula hoop contest, limbo contest and more!



fosteralife.org

WWE LIVE
August 2nd 2014

When: August 2 at 7:30 p.m.


Where: United Supermarkets Arena, 1701 Indiana Ave.  


Cost: Ticket prices vary – To purchase tickets, call 806.770.2000 or visit selectaseatlubbock.com.



The WWE LIVE “SummerSlam Heatwave Tour” will go through Lubbock for the first time in more than two years. This will be your chance to see WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan, Randy Orton, Kane, Bad News Barrett, plus many more of your favorite WWE Superstars.



www.selectaseatlubbock.com

High Noon Concert Series | D.G. Flewellyn
August 6th 2014

High Noon Concert Series | D.G. Flewellyn


When: August 6 at 12 pm


Where: County Courthouse Gazebo, 904 Broadway


Admission: Free


 


The High Noon Concert Series provides free music for outdoor listeners at noon every Wedneday. Listeners often bring their lunch and sit on the grass surrounding the downtown gazebo.



Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase: Mariachi Mexico Lindo
August 7th 2014

Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase – Mariachi Mexico Lindo


When: August 7 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Where: Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, call 806.775.3566 or visit BuddyHollyCenter.org.


The Buddy Holly Center is gearing up for another summer of music and fun with the annual Summer Showcase Concert Series. Performances are every Thursday evening from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Meadows Courtyard from May 29th – August 28th. The Summer Showcase experience is in a modern environment where patrons can enjoy original and unique Texas-made music. Summer Showcase 2014 is free to the public. There will be a cash bar and beverages available for purchase. No outside beverages are allowed.


 


 



www.BuddyHollyCenter.org

McPherson Patio Night
August 7th 2014

When: August 7 from 7 – 10 p.m.


Where: McPherson Cellars, 1615 Texas Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, please call 806.687.9463 or visit McphersonCellars.com.



Join McPherson Cellars on the patio Thursday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. Enjoy McPherson wines, cheese trays, Simply Decadent truffles and various food vendors. This week, music will be provided by Jere Lowe, and Crusty’s Pizza will provide food.



www.mcphersoncellars.com

Friday Night Fun: Minecraft Masterpieces
August 8th 2014

Friday Night Fun: Minecraft Masterpieces


When:August 8, 6–10 PM


Where: Hodges Community Center, 4011 University Ave.


Cost: $15 per child/$10 additional sibling


Take the night off! Fun games, sports, activities and crafts. Dinner included. Pre-register by Thursday (4 hour event, monthly).


 




www.mylubbock.us

Titanic - Lubbock Moonlight Musicals
August 8th 2014

 


When: August 22 – 23 at 8 p.m.


Where: Wells Fargo Amphitheatre, 413 E. Broadway (in Mackenzie Park)


Cost: Ticket prices vary – For more info, please call 806.638.5706 or visit SelectASeatLubbock.com. 


 


Lubbock Moonlight Musicals presents “Titanic.” Be a part of the epic voyage this summer at the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre in Mackenzie Park. Talented singers and brilliant actors dressed in lavish costumes will depict the moving story of the ocean liner, RMS Titanic. This is the voyage of a lifetime. Bring your family and friends and join the thrill of “Titanic.” Book your passage today.




 



www.lubbockmoonlightmusicals.org

Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
Aug 8 - Nov 2 2014

Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
Where: Museum of Texas Tech University
When: August 8 — November 2
Admission: Free


 


The Museum of Texas Tech University announces the opening of Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art.  Through 80 works, of stonecut, stencil and lithograph prints, as well as stone and whalebone sculptures, this exhibition reveals the vision, breadth and scope of Contemporary Inuit Art. The collection begins with the primitive sculptures of the traditional Inuit carvers and continues to the more sophisticated art of the 21st century, from the 1950s to the present. The exhibition begins its international tour after November 2014.


For more information call 806.742.2490 or visit the website below.



www.depts.ttu.edu

Museum of Texas Tech University
3301 4th Street,
Lubbock, TX
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6th Annual Vamos a Pescar
August 9th 2014

When: August 9 from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Where: Buddy Holly Recreation Center, N. University Avenue and Cesar Chavez Drive


Cost: Free – For more info, please call 806.792.1212



Reel in the kids and bring them out to the 6th Annual Vamos a Pescar. Parents and guardians can have fun fishing with their kids ages 17 and under. Bring your fishing poles and tackle, as coordinators will have a very limited number of poles to lend out! The event is completely free and includes lunch and fishing without a license for registered participants!  Pre-register for this event by calling 806.792.1212 or emailing latinolubbock@suddenlink.net. On-site registration will be held the day of the event at 6 a.m. Don’t forget water/drinks, chairs, shade, a blanket, snacks and sunscreen!



Downtown Farmer's Market
August 9th 2014



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373





www.lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Night Hike at Lubbock Lake Landmark
August 9th 2014

Night Hike at Lubbock Lake Landmark




When: August 9 at 6:30 pm



Where: 2401 Landmark Drive



Cost: Free




Join guides at dusk to explore the Landmark after dark! Gather at the Robert A. Nash Interpretive Center to begin the adventure. Be sure to wear comfortable, sturdy, closed-toed shoes and bring a bottle of water. Admission is free.

For more information visit the website below or call 806.742.1116




www.depts.ttu.edu

Spirit of ’45 Day
August 9th 2014

When: August 9 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Where: Silent Wings Museum, 6202 Interstate 27 Service Road


Cost: Free – For more info, please call 806.775.3049


The Silent Wings Museum will celebrate the Spirit of ‘45 Day on Saturday, Aug. 9 with a free one-day event that provides an opportunity for America to say “Thank you!” to those who served in uniform and those who supported them on the home front during the WWII era. In 2010, Congress voted unanimously in favor of observing a national Spirit of ‘45 Day on the second weekend of every August, coinciding with the anniversary of the historic day when President Harry S. Truman announced that WWII was over. There will be an opportunity to visit with local veteran organizations, children’s educational activities, a military equipment display and an afternoon ceremony followed by light refreshments. 




www.SilentWingsMuseum.com

High Noon Concert Series | Kallie Rogers
August 13th 2014

High Noon Concert Series | Kallie Rogers


When: August 13 at 12 pm


Where: County Courthouse Gazebo, 904 Broadway


Admission: Free


 


The High Noon Concert Series provides free music for outdoor listeners at noon every Wedneday. Listeners often bring their lunch and sit on the grass surrounding the downtown gazebo.



Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase: Chris Hudgins
August 14th 2014

Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase – Chris Hudgins


When: August 14 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


 



Where: Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, call 806.775.3566 or visit BuddyHollyCenter.org.


The Buddy Holly Center is gearing up for another summer of music and fun with the annual Summer Showcase Concert Series. Performances are every Thursday evening from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Meadows Courtyard from May 29th – August 28th. The Summer Showcase experience is in a modern environment where patrons can enjoy original and unique Texas-made music. Summer Showcase 2014 is free to the public. There will be a cash bar and beverages available for purchase. No outside beverages are allowed.


 


 



www.BuddyHollyCenter.org

Titanic - Lubbock Moonlight Musicals
August 15-16 2014

 


When: August 22 – 23 at 8 p.m.


Where: Wells Fargo Amphitheatre, 413 E. Broadway (in Mackenzie Park)


Cost: Ticket prices vary – For more info, please call 806.638.5706 or visit SelectASeatLubbock.com. 


 


Lubbock Moonlight Musicals presents “Titanic.” Be a part of the epic voyage this summer at the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre in Mackenzie Park. Talented singers and brilliant actors dressed in lavish costumes will depict the moving story of the ocean liner, RMS Titanic. This is the voyage of a lifetime. Bring your family and friends and join the thrill of “Titanic.” Book your passage today.


 



www.lubbockmoonlightmusicals.org

Downtown Farmer’s Market
August 16th 2014

 



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373



 



lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Downtown Farmer’s Market
August 16th 2014

When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373



 



lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Eight Ball Pool Tournament (50+)
August 16th 2014

Eight Ball Pool Tournament (50+)


When: August 16, 10:30 AM


Where: Rawlings Community Center, 213 40th Street


 


Cost: $5 



Show off your pool skills and enter the 50-and-up tournament.




www.mylubbock.us

Live Roller Derby!
August 16th 2014
West Texas Roller Dollz vs. Cowboy Capital Roller Girls
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014

Where: Lubbock Civic Center
Admission: $11 (kids under 10 FREE)



Tickets @ select-a-seat $11. Doors open at 6:00; action starts at 7:00!


www. westtexasrollerdollz.com

Saturday at the Museum
August 16th 2014

Saturday at the Museum


When: August 16 from 1-4 pm


Where: Museum of Texas Tech


Admission: Free


 


Come-and-go event. Enjoy fun, hands-on activities, and challenged! Activities are free of charge and are for children ages 8 and up and family members. For more information, and to learn about many limited day camps, call (806) 742-2490 or visit the website below.



www.depts.ttu.edu

Museum of Texas Tech University
3301 4th Street,
Lubbock, TX
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Sun ’n Fun Festival/Concert in the Park
August 16th 2014

Sun ’n Fun Festival/Concert in the Park


When: August 16, from 8 am — 6 pm


Where: 6204 Elgin Avenue


Cost: $10 Adults and $5 Kids (3 and under free)


Breakfast foods available from 8 am to 11 am. Pool, food vendors, jumpers, rock climbing, art and swimming from 11 am to 6 pm. For more information, stop by the YWCA of Lubbock at 3101 35th Street or call 806-792-2723 X3208 or visit the website below. Proceeds to benefit the YWCA’s Sun ’n Fun building renovation.


 




www.ywcalubbock.org

K-9 Splashfest
August 18th 2014

K-9 Splashfest


When: August 18, 1–5 PM


Where: Clapp Pool, 46th and Avenue U


Cost: $2/Child, $2.50/Adult, Dogs Free


What better way to celebrate our dogs than to give them their own Play Day! Dogs must have proof of rabies vaccination and remain on leash. Day includes contests and prizes!




www.mylubbock.us

High Noon Concert Series | Vince Martinez & Friends
August 20th 2014

High Noon Concert Series | Vince Martinez & Friends


When: August 20 at 12 pm


Where: County Courthouse Gazebo, 904 Broadway


Admission: Free


 


The High Noon Concert Series provides free music for outdoor listeners at noon every Wedneday. Listeners often bring their lunch and sit on the grass surrounding the downtown gazebo.



Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase: Buggaboo
August 21st 2014

 



Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase – Buggaboo


When: August 21 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Where: Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, call 806.775.3566 or visit BuddyHollyCenter.org.


The Buddy Holly Center is gearing up for another summer of music and fun with the annual Summer Showcase Concert Series. Performances are every Thursday evening from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Meadows Courtyard from May 29th – August 28th. The Summer Showcase experience is in a modern environment where patrons can enjoy original and unique Texas-made music. Summer Showcase 2014 is free to the public. There will be a cash bar and beverages available for purchase. No outside beverages are allowed.


 


 



www.BuddyHollyCenter.org

McPherson Patio Night
August 21st 2014

When: August 21 from 7 – 10 p.m.


Where: McPherson Cellars, 1615 Texas Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, please call 806.687.9463 or visit McphersonCellars.com.


Join McPherson Cellars on the patio Thursday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. Enjoy McPherson wines, cheese trays, Simply Decadent truffles and various food vendors. This week, music will be provided by Dolce Vita, and Crusty’s Pizza will provide food. 



www.mcphersoncellars.com

Live Music at Cactus Alley Courtyard
August 22nd 2014

When: August 22 from 7-9 p.m.


Where: Cactus Alley Courtyard, 2610 Salem Ave.


Cost: Free



Bring food, drinks, family, friends and a chair, and enjoy some live music. Wind down after a long week, and just relax at Cactus Alley Courtyard.



Movie Night at Maxey Park
August 22nd 2014

When: August 22 at 8:45 p.m.


Where: Maxey Park, 4020 30th St.


Cost: FREE – For more info, please call 806.767.3796



Grab a blanket, pack up the kids and watch a movie out under the stars!  For the third year, Maxey Community Center is hosting their Movie Nights at Maxey Park, and each month a different, classic Disney movie will be featured through September! This month, “Peter Pan” will begin at dusk or approximately 8:45 p.m. Families are encouraged to bring blankets or low-backed lawn chairs to enhance their viewing experience.  Concessions will be available or bring your own snacks!



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Titanic - Lubbock Moonlight Musicals
August 22-23 2014

 


When: August 22 – 23 at 8 p.m.


Where: Wells Fargo Amphitheatre, 413 E. Broadway (in Mackenzie Park)


Cost: Ticket prices vary – For more info, please call 806.638.5706 or visit SelectASeatLubbock.com. 


 


Lubbock Moonlight Musicals presents “Titanic.” Be a part of the epic voyage this summer at the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre in Mackenzie Park. Talented singers and brilliant actors dressed in lavish costumes will depict the moving story of the ocean liner, RMS Titanic. This is the voyage of a lifetime. Bring your family and friends and join the thrill of “Titanic.” Book your passage today.


 



www.lubbockmoonlightmusicals.org

Downtown Farmer's Market
August 23rd 2014



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373





www.lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Western Texas College
August 23rd 2014


Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Western Texas College


When: August 23 at 4 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street



For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.lcuchaps.com

Rock of the 80s Tour
August 23rd 2014

Rock of the 80’s Tour


When: Saturday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m.


Where: Buddy and Maria Elena Holly Plaza


Cost: $20 General Admission Tickets


The Smithereens are playing a Rock of The ’80′s tour with The Romantics, Marshall Crenshaw, and Tommy Tutone. Be there in Lubbock when they bring their amazing set of live music to the Buddy and Maria Elana Holly Plaza. Tickets can be purchased online at Select-a-Seat Lubbock.



www.ticketsage.com

Buddy Holly Center
1801 Crickets Avenue
Lubbock, TX
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Texas Tech Soccer vs. Oral Roberts
August 24th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles.


When: August 24


Where: John Walker Soccer Complex



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Western Texas College
August 25th 2014


Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Western Texas College


When: August 25 at 4 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.




www.LcuChaps.com

The Most RACES Show on Earth Comedy Show
August 26th 2014

"The Most RACES Show on Earth" Comedy Show


When: August 26th, 7–9 PM


Where: Texas Tech University – Allen Theater


Admission: Free


MRSOE! (The Most RACES Show on Earth!) delivers a unique multicultural stand-up comedy show that lets us laugh at our differences and tackle ethnic stereotypes, while educating those about diversity and multiculturalism. Through comedy we seek to explore and encourage diversity so as to promote a deeper understanding and appreciation for people from all backgrounds. MRSOE! is comedy with a PURPOSE! Our aim is to bring individuals together through laughter.


The show will consist of 4 comedians of all different nationalities. Each comedian is given 15-20 minutes to deliver material of their choice and while not every joke is about race, each comedian will showcase their best material offering a FAST-Paced show of filler-free comedy. The message we want individuals to take from each show is that FUNNY IS FUNNY no matter what culture, creed, or color you are.


After the show the comedians will take questions from students and discuss their own unique views regarding Race and Comedy.


Hosted by the Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center. For more informations call 806-742-8681.




Allen Theatre at Texas Tech University
15th Street & Boston Avenue
Student Union Building
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79416
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Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase: Reverend Al and The Pythons
August 28th 2014

 



Buddy Holly Center Summer Showcase – Reverend Al and The Pythons


When: August 28 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Where: Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave.


Cost: Free – For more info, call 806.775.3566 or visit BuddyHollyCenter.org.


The Buddy Holly Center is gearing up for another summer of music and fun with the annual Summer Showcase Concert Series. Performances are every Thursday evening from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Meadows Courtyard from May 29th – August 28th. The Summer Showcase experience is in a modern environment where patrons can enjoy original and unique Texas-made music. Summer Showcase 2014 is free to the public. There will be a cash bar and beverages available for purchase. No outside beverages are allowed.


 


 



www.BuddyHollyCenter.org

TTU Public Art
August 29th 2014

TTU Public Art
When: Friday, August 29, 2014, 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: West Village Dorm courtyard, 1700 Texas Tech Parkway
Cost: Free and open to the public


1700 Texas Tech Parkway

1700 Texas Tech Parkway

Join artists Joe O’Connell and Blessing Hancock, as well as the University Student Housing Department, for the ribbon cutting of "Texas Rising," the newest addition to the Texas Tech University System Public Art Program. This piece is located at the new West Village Dorm on the Texas Tech Campus at Texas Tech Parkway and Indiana.

The TTU System’s Public Art Program was initiated by the Board of Regents in 1998 as an investment in the campus environments at each of its institutions. Through the program, public artworks are funded using one percent of the estimated total cost of each new major capital project. Since then, 98 items created by some of today’s leading artists have been added to the TTU System’s campuses.


1700 Texas Tech Parkway

 



Downtown Farmer’s Market
August 30th 2014

When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373



 



lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Live Music at Cactus Alley Courtyard
August 30th 2014

When: August 30 from 7-9 p.m.


Where: Cactus Alley Courtyard, 2610 Salem Ave.


Cost: Free



Bring food, drinks, family, friends and a chair, and enjoy some live music. Wind down after a long week, and just relax at Cactus Alley Courtyard.



Texas Tech Football vs Central Arkansas
August 30th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against Central Arkansas.





Texas Tech Football vs. Central Arkansas


When: August 30


Where: Jones AT&T Stadium


For more info, call (806)742-8324 or visit TexasTech.com.






www.TexasTech.com

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